MSc Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products / Overview

Year of entry: 2021

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Degree awarded
MSc/PGDip/PGCert
Duration
MSc 12m FT, 24m PT, PGDip 9m FT, PGCert 6m FT
Entry requirements

You should be either a qualified medical practitioner, with a qualification equivalent to a UK medical qualification (eg MBBS or MBChb), or a non-clinical scientist or a healthcare, pharmaceutical or biotech professional.

We require a relevant (medical, biomedical science subject, nursing or allied health) honours first degree (upper second or above or equivalent) from an approved higher education institution or evidence of previous study, research or professional experience that the University accepts as qualifying you for entry.

Candidates with undergraduate degrees classified as lower second or equivalent will be considered after interview.

Flexibility on entrance requirements will be applied to candidates with proven appropriate extensive professional experience.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
6
How to apply
To apply for a course you will need to complete and submit our online application form. For information and guidance, see:  How to apply .

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc Y Y N N

Course overview

  • Develop skills for a career in advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs) on this unique master's course only available at The University of Manchester.
  • Understand the scientific basis of ATMP development, their use in clinical treatment of diseases and how to evaluate the potential effectiveness of new treatments.
  • Draw on expertise at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust and other experts in the field.
  • Study at a university ranked 8th in the UK and among the top 35 in the world for Medicine (QS World University Rankings 2020).

Open days

You can find out more about this course and what it's like to study at Manchester by visiting us on a university open day .

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2021, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (full-time)
    UK students (per annum): £12,000
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £26,000
  • MSc (part-time)
    UK students (per annum): £6,000
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £13,000

Further information for EU students can be found on our dedicated EU page.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Telephone
+44 (0)161 446 3345
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/study/medicine/
School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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